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Automating Doctor-Patient Interaction

John Hovanesian, MD, speaks with Mark Kontos, MD, regarding a new software program designed to provide closer contact wi…

John A. Hovanesian MD, Mark Kontos, MD

Eliminate Unwanted Refractive Surprises

Dr. Elizabeth Yeu of Virginia Eye Consultants knows that posterior corneal astigmatism can lead to postoperative refract…

Elizabeth Yeu, MD

Post Traumatic Iris Repair

Cesare Forlini, MD

Exam Technique for Standardized A-Scan with Quantel Ultrasou…

A diagnostic A-Scan is typically performed to obtain more detailed and quantitative information about the intraocular or…

Quantel Medical

Aniridia Ring-Bag-Lens Dislocation Repair

A patient suffered repeat trauma 3-years prior to a traumatic cataract which required a Rauch-Rosenthal aniridia ring (M…

Lisa Arbisser, MD

Femto Assisted Corneal Tattoo

Keith Walter, MD, and Chris Komanski, MD, explain how to use the Femtosecond laser to make channels in the cornea and pl…

Chris Komanski, MD, Keith Walter MD

Permanent Punctal Closure with the Slit-Lamp 532nm Diode Las…

Charles Rice, MD, describes the use of a 532nm Diode laser (Iridex Corporation) for permanent punctal closure.

Charles Rice, MD

Removal of Cosmetic Iris

Stephen Slade, MD, presents a video showing the removal of iris implants for eye color. The patient had the implants don…

Stephen G. Slade MD, FACS

The IPL Procedure

Cynthia Matossian, MD, FACS discusses the procedure of IPL, what to expect, who is a candidate, and her experience treat…

Cynthia Matossian MD

Cerclage Pupilloplasty in a Patient with Permanent Mydriasis…

Altan A. Ozcan, MD, presents a cerclage pupilloplasty in a patient with traumatic cataract and permanent mydriasis in th…

Altan A. Ozcan, MD

Sjo Test

Blood can be drawn as an alternative to the finger stick for the Sjo in-office test.

Parasol Punctal Occluder Study for Dry Eye

Dr. Paul Karpecki talks about the Parasol Punctal Occluder and the results of study on punctal occulsion with the Paraso…

Paul M. Karpecki, OD, FAAO

Iris Expansion Devices for Intraocular Surgery

Robert J. Cionni, MD, performs an iris expansion in which he bends back his iris hook for 10 to 15 seconds to create a b…

Robert Cionni MD

Iris Prosthesis

Barbara Parolini, MD

Anterior Vitrectomy with Sulcus Fixated PC IOL in Pediatric …

John Kanellopoulos, MD, presents the case of a 13-year old boy who underwent an anterior vitrectomy and sulcus fixated P…

John Kanellopoulos MD

Eye Saw Good - An Eye-health Charity Kids Vision

One in four children have a vision problem and 2/3 of those children are not receiving care. Eye Saw Good is a partnersh…

Preventing Risk of ICL Explantation Using Accurate UBM Measu…

In this case study presented by Robert P. Rivera, MD, of Hoopes Vision, an ICL lens requires explanting due to initial i…

Robert Rivera, MD

Eye Drops never Miss

Lewis R. Dan, MD, shares a 30 second video showing a novel way of putting eye drops in and never missing.

Lewis R. Dan, MD

Ocular Trauma, Cataract, Iridodialysis, Astigmatism

Alan Carlson, MD, shares the following video file demonstrating successful cataract surgery in the setting of previous t…

Alan Carlson MD

Coloboma Management With Intraoperative Aberrometry

ORA to the Rescue! Tim Page, MD treats a severe coloboma and mature cataract in a young, monocular patient.

Tim Page, MD

Results of In-the-Bag Implantation of Custom Flexible Silico…

In this video, Michael E. Snyder, MD, discusses in-the-bag implantation of a customized, flexible silicone iris prosthes…

Michael Snyder MD

Modern Dry Eye Treatment

Michael B. Raizman, MD, partner at Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston, presents new treatment and diagnostic technologies …

Michael B. Raizman, MD

EyeQuick Digital Ophthalmoscope Camera: Affordable and Porta…

Introducing the EyeQuick Digital Ophthalmoscope Camera, a completely portable retina and anterior segment device for ph…

Marc Ellman, MD

Incorporating Tablet Based EMR in Your Practice

Christina Boggiano speaks with Dan Cane about EMA Ophthalmology, an iPad based electronic medical record system.

Christina Boggiano, Daniel Cane

Total Reconstruction

Ike K. Ahmed, MD, presents his approach in a patient with multiple problems following blunt trauma including dislocated …

Ike K. Ahmed MD

IOL Repositioning and Iris Repair

Alan Carlson, MD, shares the following video of a patient referred to the Duke Eye Center after having undergone traumat…

Alan Carlson MD

Prosthetic Iris Devices

Volume XXVI, Issue 4 2010

F. Pakoslawski, MD, F.M. Arasanz, MD, H.M. Marotta, MD

Management of Meibomian Gland Inspissation

David R. Hardten, MD, reviews the practice protocol for aggressively managing meibomian gland inspissation with intense …

David R. Hardten MD

IOL Exchange and Iris Repair

Uday Devgan, MD, presents an IOL exchange and iris repair that ensued from a complex cataract surgery. After viscodisse…

Uday Devgan MD

Removal of a Cosmetic Iris Prosthesis

Mohammed ElMallah, MD, presents the removal of a "NewColorIris" cosmetic Iris implant. The prosthesis was removed second…

Mohammed ElMallah, MD

Surgical Pearls for Managing Pediatric Traumatic Cataract an…

A child was struck in the eye with debris following a explosive blast in a mine. Dr. Suresh K Pandey and Dr. Vidushi Sha…

Dr Suresh K Pandey, Vidushi Sharma, MD, FRCS

How SYSTANE ULTRA Lubricant Eye Drops Work

SYSTANE ULTRA Lubricant Eye Drops are indicated for the temporary relief of burning and irritation due to dryness of the…

Alcon Laboratories, Inc.

The Sundmacher-Morcher Aniridia IOL

R. Sundmacher, T. Reinhard, C. Althaus, present the indications and implantation techniques for the Sundmacher-Morcher A…

R. Sundmacher

Treating Dry Eye with the Parasol Punctal Occluder

The Parasol Punctal Occluder has a unique, patented shape that allows to device to automatically adjust to the patient's…

Odyssey Medical

LipiFlow Thermal Pulsation System

The LipiFlow Thermal Pulsation System (Tear Science) addresses the blockages in eyelid glands for the management of meib…

TearScience

Pterygium Removal With Ambio5

Gregory T. Hofeldt, MD, removes a large pterygium and takes extra care to excise the root completely. A beaver blade is …

Gregory T. Hofeldt, MD

Iris Snowball: Soemmering's Ring Mass

John Hofbauer, MD and Nicole Fram, MD, present a case of a 41-year old male who sustained a traumatic penetrating wire i…

John Hofbauer MD, Nicole Fram, MD

How To Perform A Warm Compress

Arthur B. Cummings, MD, FRCS, explains how to make and use a warm compress to facilitate the release of oils from meibom…

Arthur B. Cummings, MB ChB, FCS(SA), MMed (Ophth), FRCS(Ed)

Pterygium Excision: Iceberg Technique

Dr. Arun Gulani presents a recurrent pterygium excision and sutureless fixation of dehydrated amniotic membrane using fi…

Arun C. Gulani MD

Pterygium Excision with Mitomycin-C and Ambio5 Graft Placeme…

Michelle Crosby, MD, performs a pterygium excision with Mitomycin-C and Ambio5 graft placement on a 68-year old Hispanic…

Michelle Crosby, MD

ReSure Adherent Ocular Bandage to Prevent Leakage after Filt…

Frank Kesteloot, MD, demonstrates the application of the ReSure Adherent Ocular Bandage over a fornix based over the con…

Frank Kesteloot, MD

Pterygium Excision with Sutured Conjunctival Autograft

Girith Jethwa, MD, presents a pterygium removal using a scrapping approach. After the pterygium is removed from the corn…

Argon Laser-Iridoplasty to Improve Visual Function Following…

Allon Barsam, MD, presents the results of study on the use of Argon Laser-Iridoplasty to improve visual function followi…

Allon Barsam MD, Eric D. Donnenfeld MD

How to Use LACRISERT

This animation demonstrates the application of LACRISERT (hydroxypropyl cellulose ophthalmic insert), a once-a-day inser…

Tear Film Phaco

Christopher Starr, MD, presents a his favorite pearl from 2010 called Tear Film Phaco. Tear Film Phacoemulsification is …

Christopher Starr MD

Using the Daya Disruptor for CXL

Sheraz M. Daya, MD, FACP, FACS, FRCS, FRCOphth, demonstrates a corneal cross-linking (CXL) procedure with the Daya Disru…

Sheraz Daya MD

Ocular Surface Disorders - An Overview

Limbal stem cell deficiency can cause serious patient morbidity and surgery can be challenging. Various surgical procedu…

Amar Agarwal FRCS

Traumatic Cataract and Mydriasis

A 68-year-old physician had suffered a bungee cord injury to his right eye 8 months prior to surgery. He had symptoms of…

David Chang MD

The Wandering IOL - Part II

In Part I of this surgery, Som Prasad presented a complex procedure involving an IOL and capsular bag complex rescue and…

Som Prasad MS FRCSEd

Easy Iridectomy

Dr. Som Prasad demonstrates the use of 23G Coaxial Prasad scissors (Optico) to precisely cut tissue.

Som Prasad MS FRCSEd

ICE with Dense Cataract and Weak Zonules

Steven Vold, MD, presents a middle aged woman with Irido Corneal Endothelial Syndrome (ICE) with a dense cataract. The p…

Steven Vold MD

Management of Cyclodialysis Cleft

In this patient, a long standing cyclodialysis cleft extended approximately 3 clock hours. After making a one-half thick…

Steven Vold MD

Iris Prolapse, Prolapse, Prolapse

Once an iris prolapses once, it continues to prolapse throughout the case. Iris prolapse occurs when the pupil is small,…

David Langerman MD

Setting Up Your TearLab Osmolarity Test Cards

The TearLab Osmolarity System (TearLab Corporation) is an objective and quantitative test for diagnosing and managing Dr…

TearLab Corporation

Why Is Patient Compliance and Residence Time Important? Karl…

Karl Stonecipher, MD, talks about what differentiates his practice and how to create a positive patient experience.

Karl Stonecipher MD

Why Is Patient Compliance and Residence Time Important? Mihi…

Dr. Parikh talks about Oasis TEARS and how to achieve better compliance and therapeutic results.

Mihir Parikh MD

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